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Australia Wildfires 2009

Australian Man Convicted Of Starting Deadly Wildfire

AP | Posted 05.20.2012 | Green

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) � An Australian man was convicted Tuesday of deliberately starting one of the deadly wildfires that swept through sou...

Wildfires Destroy Homes In Australia's West, Around Perth

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PERTH, Australia — Wildfires possibly sparked by fallen power lines roared across a swath of western Australia on Wednesday, razing almost 40 ho...

Australian Emergency Operators Heard Fire Victims Final Calls

The Australian | Aaron Langmaid | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

TRIPLE-0 operators listened to people "dying over the phone" at the height of the Victoria fires. More than 4200 terrifying phone calls were made to ...

AUSTRALIAN WILDFIRES RAGE: Dozens Killed, Entire Towns Destroyed

AP | TANALEE SMITH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HEALESVILLE, Australia — The deadliest wildfires in Australia's history burned people in their homes and cars and wiped out entire towns, offici...